Cadilhac DA, Grimley R, Kilkenny M, Andrew N, Lannin N, Hill K, Grabsch B, Levi C, Thrift A, Faux S, Wakefield J, Cadigan G, Donnan G, Middleton S, Anderson C. Stroke123: Results of a multicenter, controlled before-and-after study to improve acute stroke care in Australia. 2019 Jun;50(6):1525-1530 doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.023075
Background and Purpose
Hospital uptake of evidence-based stroke care is variable. We aimed to determine the impact of a multicomponent program involving financial incentives and quality improvement interventions, on stroke care processes.